Chengdu J-10

Fighter / Fighter Bomber

Chengdu J-10A, People
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The Chengdu J-10 is a single-engine single-seat multi-role combat aircraft produced by the Chinese manufacturer Chengdu Aircraft Industry Corporation.
Propulsion1 Turbofan Engine
Engine ModelSaturn AL-31FN
Engine Power
dry/with Afterburner
86,0 / 123,0 kN19334 / 27652 lbf
Speed2450 km/h1323 kts
  1522 mph
Mmo (max. Mach)Mach 1.85
Service Ceiling18.000 m59.055 ft
Range1.852 km1.000 NM
1.151 mi.
Empty Weight6.940 kg15.300 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight18.400 kg40.565 lbs
Wing Span8,78 m28 ft 10 in
Wing Area33,1 m356 ft
Length14,57 m47 ft 10 in
Height4,80 m15 ft 9 in
First Flight24.03.1998
Production Statusin production
ICAO CodeJ10
Data for (Version)Chengdu J-10
VariantsJ-10A, J-10S